Legendary Actor Earle Hyman Dead at 91

Legendary Actor Earle Hyman Dead at 91

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 20, 2017

Veteran actor Earle Hyman has died. He was 91. According to Deadline, the classically trained Broadway star passed away at the Lillian Booth Actors Home... Read More

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby Says His Sexual Assault Allegations Are Race Related

by Brittany Fennell   May 17, 2017

For the past two years, Cosby's reputation has been tainted with over two dozen sexual assault allegations spanning decades with each woman having similar stories of being drugged and waking up not remembering what happened to them. Read More

Mad at Cosby

Mad at Cosby

by Josie Pickens   Nov 14, 2014

I turned 38 this week. It seems as I age, as I become more cemented in who I am as a (sometimes) bad Black... Read More


So Just How Cosby-ish Is ‘Black-ish’?

by Kweli I. Wright   Sep 25, 2014

I’m dating myself with this reference, but anything for the greater good that is television, right? There’s been so much comparing of the new... Read More

Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Post-‘Cosby’ Renaissance Man [INTERVIEW]

Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Post-‘Cosby’ Renaissance Man [INTERVIEW]

by Karu F. Daniels   Sep 17, 2014

September 20 marks the 30th anniversary since The Cosby Show premiered on NBC. And for Malcolm-Jamal Warner (who played the sole male sibling, Theodore... Read More

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Buzzfeed Discovers EBONY

by #teamEBONY   Mar 07, 2014

From Lena Horne's iconic 1947 cover to the 1999 anointing of Lauryn Hill as "Hip-Hop's Hottest Star", Buzzfeed's gallery of EBONY Magazine covers provides a... Read More

10 Black TV Couples We Love

10 Black TV Couples We Love

by #teamEBONY   Feb 11, 2014

Black love: ahhhh, what a beautiful thing, especially when it’s on TV. There are the special moments between Cliff and Clair on The Cosby... Read More

Bill Cosby to return to NBC in new sitcom

Bill Cosby Returning to TV

by #teamEBONY   Jan 23, 2014

Bill Cosby is returning to NBC with a new sitcom, a network representative told CNN on Wednesday night. The comedian will play the patriarch... Read More

Bill Cosby: Comedy Central Broke the Rules to Air My New Standup Special

Bill Cosby Airs First Comedy Special in 30 Years

by #teamEBONY   Nov 25, 2013

Bill Cosby wasn't yet 50 when he performed in his last televised standup comedy special, "Bill Cosby: Himself." Thirty years later, the 76-year-old Emmy... Read More

Lou Myers Dead at 76

Lou Myers Dead at 76

by Huffington Post   Feb 21, 2013

Actor Lou Myers, best known for his role as ornery restaurant owner Mr. Gaines on the television series A Different World, has died. Tonia... Read More